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SharePoint authentication

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ReplaceMagic can access SharePoint 2013, 2016 (also 2010 in beta mode) plus also SharePoint.Online (O365).
At the end it is very simple - when you open "SharePoint Browser" form

SharePoint Browser in ReplaceMagic

just click on button "Add SharePoint site" to come to SharePoint authentication form where you can enter necessary data to connect to your SharePoint site.

Connect to SharePoint from ReplaceMagic

Most used authentication modes:
SharePoint authentication modes in ReplaceMagic

  • Windows Authentication (NTML or Kerberos) - mainly for on premise versions of SharePoint 2019/2016/2013/2010
  • SharePoint Online - like name says to be used when you want to process broken links in SharePoint Online
  • Web Logon - to be checked when you have SharePoint Multi Factor Authentication and/or you disabled SharePoint Legacy Authentication Mode
  • App only - if you want you can create SharePoint App-only credentials for ReplaceMagic run. You can either check ReplaceMagic help or Google Microsoft articles

When you enter all data you can click on either "Test connection" and ReplaceMagic will report if connection is working or you can directly click on button "Connect". If all is ok you will see treeview filled with SharePoint sites, document libraries or folders:

SharePoint authentication modes in ReplaceMagic

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Main drivers for ReplaceMagic and SharePoint(beside to fix your documents) were:

  • ReplaceMagic can keep document properties of documents stored on SharePoint
  • ReplaceMagic can do SharePoint check-out / check-in
  • ReplaceMagic can forcefully check-in documents that are checked-out
  • Good performances
  • Competative price for customers

In case of any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.